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Bourbon Springs Box Set: Volume I, Books 1-3

by Jennifer Bramseth

Get the first three books in the Bourbon Springs Series plus a bonus short story in this box set. Included works:

  • Secret Blend (Book 1): In a smoldering story of law and love, brand-new judges Rachel and Brady start a secret, passionate romance behind chamber doors. But it’s hard to keep a secret in Bourbon Springs, Kentucky.
  • Secret Sauce (BONUS Short Story): To celebrate and get away from Bourbon Springs for a few days, Brady takes Rachel on a tasty holiday excursion. Connects Secret Blend and Filtered Through Blue.
  • Filtered Through Blue (Book 2): Hannah Davenport, bourbon heiress and part owner of Old Garnet Bourbon Distillery, and Kyle Sammons, the Craig County Sheriff, have a history and share a secret. She’s borne the burden in private while he’s carried the weight of disapproval in public. But perhaps finally time and tears can wash away the pain of the past.
  • Angels’ Share (Book 3): Lila McNee has lost everything except her land-her refuge from the world. But Bo Davenport, the man who owns a controlling share of the distillery to her north, needs that land to expand Old Garnet. How do they share they thing they love the most-the place they both call home?
  • These four works are the first stories in the Bourbon Springs Series of contemporary romances set in the Land of Bourbon and Bluegrass.

    The Ivy Lessons (Ivy Lessons Series Book 1)

    by Suzy K Quinn

    The Ivy Series: Kindle Unlimited New York Times Bestsellers – This teacher student romance NOW PROMO-PRICED

    If you loved Fifty Shades of Grey, get ready to fall in love all over again with this bestselling Kindle Unlimited new adult college romance.

    The Ivy Lessons is a Kindle Unlimited New York Times Bestseller.

    Teacher, plus student, equals a romance forbidden

    When Sophia wins a post-graduate place at Ivy Drama College, she can’t believe her luck. The college is owned by one of the most well-respected young actors in London, Marc Blackwell – who not only founded the college, but teaches the students.

    Known for his strict classes and belief in discipline, Marc has a reputation for being arrogant and aloof, yet Sophia soon finds herself drawn to this cold, fascinating young man.

    Soon, Sophia is embarking on a journey of sexual discovery that promises to explore all that is forbidden between teacher and student.

    LOOK INSIDE this book to see why this is one teacher student affair you will NEVER forget.

    Efficient Fishing: Using scientific principles to catch more fish.

    by H Marston

    In this revolutionary new book, H. Marston looks at the science behind effective fishing. Making use of his extensive experience in productivity improvement he goes about breaking down the process of catching fish into clearly defined parameters and shows you how to critically assess each step.

    Learn how to calculate your wet percent, bait yield and bait efficiency.

    Let these metrics guide you to improve your overall fishing effectiveness.

    Record all the relevant data you need without needing paper or clipboards.

    Compare the effectiveness of baits and rigs to make statistically sound decisions.

    Discover how much time you’re wasting doing things that aren’t adding value.

    Receive a free Excel spreadsheet with the calculations and database included.

    This is a no-nonsense guide that will help you to cut through all the marketing fluff, myths and superstitions that surround this ancient sport and set you on the path of continuous improvement.

    Herb Gardening:: A Complete Guide to Designing, Planting and Harvesting 13 Organic Herbs for Beginners (Homesteading, Organic, Essential Oils, Companion Planting, Self-Sufficiency, Herbal Remedies)

    by Mellisa Brown

    Herbs have vast uses in health, herbal medicine and cooking. This book will instruct you on how to grow 13 of the most useful herbs. Most herbs are a great source of flavour, fragrance, vitamins, minerals, essential oils and fibre. Having fresh organic herbs is a great way to enhance and improve overall health or lose weight and growing your own herbs at home can be an incredibly rewarding and fun.

    This book is a complete guide on how to successfully grow herbs. It will provide instruction and information on:

    – Herb Gardening

    – Planting

    – Soil

    – Indoor Or Outdoor Gardening

    – Fertilization

    – Macro-nutrients needed for Herb to Grow

    – How to Keep Weeds Under Control

    – Soil preparation for Herb

    – How to Grow Your Herbs

    To help beginner gardeners have the greatest chance of success with their garden, this book also tells you the specific needs of 13 individual herbs, these include:

    * Alo Vera

    * Anise

    * Basil

    * Bay Tree

    * Borage

    * Chamomile

    * Chervil

    * Chives

    * Cilantro/coriander

    * cumin

    * Curry Tree

    * Dill

    * Endive

    * Fennel

    For each herb information on the following will be provided:

    Uses of the herb.

    Watering needs.

    Sunlight needs.

    Maintenance needs.

    Propagation information.

    Container size.

    Companion Plants.

    Start your herb gardening with all you need to know in 1 book.

    The Harbor of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 6)

    by Debra Burroughs

    From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs…   Throughout the exciting Paradise Valley Mystery series, the captivating romance between sassy P.I. Emily and sexy police detective Colin has been filled with mystery, danger, and intrigue. The Harbor of Lies is Book 6 and he’s finally convinced her to marry him–if only they can make it to the altar unscathed. Days before the wedding Emily discovers a body outside her hotel room and she and Colin, along with their wedding party, are drawn into another exciting murder mystery with a huge twist.
    ***Other books available in The Paradise Valley Mysteries***
    The Scent of Lies: Book 1
    The Heart of Lies: Book 2
    The Edge of Lies: A Bridge Short Story between Books 2 and 3, the story of Evan & Emily
    The Chain of Lies: Book 3
    The Pursuit of Lies: Book 4 
    The Color of Lies: a Bridge Short Story between Books 4 and 5, the story of Colin & Miranda
    The Betrayal of Lies: Book 5
    The Harbor of Lies: Book 6
    (*Most enjoyable if these books are read in order.)
    OTHER BOOKS by Debra Burroughs    The Lake House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 1, With her life going from bad to worse, reporter Jenessa Jones is drawn back to her small hometown by a homicide investigation that ends up pointing the finger at someone close to her heart. Can she uncover the truth of this murder before it destroys her family and any chance she has for a happy life?
    The Stone House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 2, While reporter Jenessa is hotly pursuing a murder case, her romance with Det. Michael Baxter is heating up. With time running out, can Detective Baxter capture the murderer and save the woman he loves? Or will she have to save herself?  The Boat House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 3, Caught between her old flame and her new love, reporter Jenessa Jones must do some fancy footwork to stop a murderer who is set on killing her to kill the story she’s chasing.
    Three Days in Seattle, When LA photographer Kate McAllister flies to Seattle in search of her missing sister, she finds irresistible real estate agent Ryan instead. Soon the two are entwined in a vengeful murder plot — and a simmering love affair….  (A light Romantic Suspense in the Emerald City)  The Scent of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery – Book 1, When Emily Parker digs into her late husband’s murder, she discovers he may not have been who he claimed. Can she discover the truth with the help of her best friends and the handsome new detective in town? A captivating cozy Murder Mystery and Romance that will keep you guessing until the very end.
    The Heart of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 2, When the best friend of sassy small-town private-eye Emily Parker begins dating a man she met online, all hell breaks loose. Emily teams up with a sexy big-city cop to solve a murder mystery and save the town, and her friend, from ruin.

    The Chain of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 3, Small-town private eye Emily Parker and her sexy police detective boyfriend, along with a few of her friends, fight to save girls from a sex slave ring and solve a murder mystery.
    The Pursuit of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 4, Feisty private-eye, Emily Parker, launches on a new case when the man she loves is accused of murdering a lovely blonde Assistant DA. Emily must prove her boyfriend innocent before she loses him to Death Row.
    The Betrayal of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 5, Private-eye Emily Parker is finally moving forward in her relationship with the hunky police detective–that is, until a friend goes missing. Suspicions are flying that one of Emily’s closest friends may be involved. The desperate race is on to solve the mystery of who abducted the woman and rescue her before she winds up dead.

    Falling Colours (The Vision Painter Book 1)

    by R J Samuel


    FALLING COLOURS – The Misadventures of a Vision Painter

    KIRAN is the only vision painter working in Ireland, the only female in the ancient Indian profession. As a vision painter, she paints the hopes and dreams of her clients into existence. Her practice is not doing well and she works as a waitress in a struggling restaurant in Connemara. When Kiran is asked to paint the forbidden, forces are unleashed that she cannot contain, including two infuriating women with whom she must work in a race to restore order and save her gift.

    FALLING COLOURS is the first book in The Vision Painter series and introduces the unique concept of vision painting and Kiran, a woman who struggles with a fascinating gift.

    Bullsh*t Free Guide to Covered Calls

    by Gavin McMaster

    Options get a bad rap sometimes and sometimes for good reason. If you don’t know what you are doing you can really lose your shirt. However, when you do understand them and have enough experience, you will realize they are an incredibly flexible tool to enhance your portfolio.

    Covered calls are a reasonably low risk way for investors to get started with options. There is a natural progression for an investor who is already accustomed to share ownership to begin to explore the fabulous world of covered calls. The key is to educate yourself, and practice, practice, practice.

    The Haunted (Sleeping with Monsters Book 1)

    by Cassie Alexander

    The first in the Sleeping with Monsters series, about strong women and the monsters they love,The Haunted is a very hot modern take on gothic ghost stories.

    Daphne Vance’s life is perfect — she’s a beautiful, devoted wife, and her husband has just bought her a vast countryside estate to start their family in.

    But when her husband leaves on a business trip, it doesn’t feel like she’s alone in the mansion — she can feel eyes watching her, and hot hands trailing up her thighs. The domineering spirit of the mansion’s former owner is still present — and when she discovers her husband cheating on her, she doesn’t want to resist the Master anymore….

    A Mighty Fortress (Milo Porter Mystery Series Book 1)

    by S.D. Thames

    In Tampa, the only thing more crooked than the mob is the policeâ?¦

    Milo Porter leads a happy life in Tampa, Florida. The Iraq war veteran runs routine private investigations by day and coaches powerlifting at night. When Chad Scalzo, the grandson of a rumored mob boss, goes missing, Milo takes the seemingly easy case. After Chad turns up dead, Milo goes from investigator to suspect.

    As he seeks to clear his own name, Milo finds himself at the crossroads of two crooked investigations — one by the mob and the other by the police. With the body count climbing, Milo discovers the key to the case in the last known person to see Chad alive.

    But can Milo get to her before someone else does?

    A Mighty Fortress is the first book in the Milo Porter mystery series, a set of gritty crime thrillers that will remind you of the characters from Robert B. Parker and Robert Crais. If you like gripping suspense, hardboiled crime-solvers, and heart-stopping action, then you’ll love the powerful series starter from S.D. Thames.

    Buy A Mighty Fortress to get caught up in the mystery today!

    The Millionaire’s Proposal: A Destined For Love Novel

    by Janelle Denison

    New York Times Bestselling Author Janelle Denison brings you a classic marriage of convenience and secret baby trope that is fun, flirty, and filled with sensual romance.

    Grace Holbrook believed she couldn’t have children, but now she was pregnant after just one night with sexy, bad boy Ford McCabe. She was delighted by the news, but not so thrilled when Ford insists they get married, especially when his recent return to Whitaker Falls after eleven years away is shrouded in secrets.

    Ford has always wanted Grace. Even back when he was the town rebel and should have known better — until he was blamed for the death of her brother and was shunned by the community. Now a millionaire businessman, he’s back to claim what is rightfully his . . . including Grace and the baby they’d created together.

    Texas Tycoon (Whiskey River Series Book 3)

    by Katherine Garbera

    Meet the Kellys of Whiskey River, Texas, men who have always gone through life, and women, with their father’s legendary charm.

    Wyatt Kelly, CEO of Kelly Boots, is rumored to do everything with his cowboy boots on, including seducing women into memorable one-night stands. Growing up the second eldest son of a philandering charmer, Wyatt’s seen first hand how messy relationships can get when the heart’s involved, and he’s determined to leave no scars. No woman’s tempted Wyatt to break his vow until he meets Juliette Rossi.

    Juliette is all about business. She’s focused on turning the lavender farm she and her cousin inherited into a successful, world-wide company. Her meticulous plans are on the right track until she accepts a dare to spend the night with Wyatt after the annual Boots & Bangles Gala. Juliette’s fantasized about Wyatt for years… One night will get him out of her system for good, right?


    Can she convince Wyatt that he’s more than his Kelly heritage? Will Wyatt agree that one night just isn’t enough?

    *Bonus story: Her Summer Cowboy by Katherine Garbera included inside!*

    Previously titled One Night with the Tycoon

    The Brothers of Whiskey River series
    Book 1: Texas Heirs by Katherine Garbera and Eve Gaddy
    Book 2: Texas Cowboy by Eve Gaddy
    Book 3: Texas Tycoon by Katherine Garbera
    Book 4: Texas Rebel by Eve Gaddy
    Book 5: Texas Lover by Katherine Garbera
    Book 6: Texas Bachelor by Katherine Garbera and Eve Gaddy

    SuperNova: Heroes of Arcania

    by Liz Long

    Sometimes the villain must create the hero.

    The streets of Arcania are overrun with crime, deteriorating as a madman named Fortune makes himself at home. He shows no mercy, striking down anyone in his path – including Nova Benson’s little sister. Devastated, Nova vows to seek justice for her family, but aside from her freak strength and impenetrable skin, how is she supposed to stop a monster like Fortune?

    Cole Warner wants to help people. Entrusted to keep his family’s secret, he’s also frustrated at having to hide his gift. He knows he could do more to help in the fight against Fortune. If he could convince his sister Penelope to join him, they might even have a chance at beating him. When Cole meets Nova, he realizes his whole world is about to change. And he’s going to welcome it with open arms.

    Falling for each other wasn’t part of the plan.

    Then again, neither was becoming a superhero.

    The Scarlet Thread

    by D.S. Murphy

    My name is Kaidance Monroe, and sometimes when I touch people, I see how they die. After I saw my little brother’s death but failed to stop it, my parents abandoned me to a juvenile detention facility. I don’t let people touch me anymore. Not my fingertips, not my skin, not my heart.

    Just before I turned 18, I got a visit from a cute guy, who tricked me into giving up my secrets. He said I was special, but he wasn’t the only searching for me. I barely escaped with my life. Now I’m in a mansion, learning how to control my abilities – abilities so powerful, even the gods are jealous. I didn’t mean to make anyone fall for me. Certainly not my would-be killer. And I never imagined how far he would fall

    The Scarlet Thread is a dark fantasy for fans of Greek mythology and Gothic romance. Fans of Fallen and Percy Jackson will be captivated by this mashup of fallen angels and forgotten gods.

    This is PART ONE of the first book in the Fated Destruction series.

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